Yves Congar—Theologian of the Holy Spirit

Elizabeth Teresa Groppe

in Yves Congar's Theology of the Holy Spirit

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780195166422
Published online July 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199835638 | DOI:

Series: An American Academy of Religion Book

Yves Congar—Theologian of the Holy Spirit

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This chapter provides an introduction to Congar’s life and work. It recounts Congar’s remarkable life story, describes his theological method, offers a brief overview of his vast corpus of writings, and discusses some of the primary influences on his theology of the Holy Spirit, including Thomas Aquinas, Johann Adam Möhler, the ecumenical movement, and the Second Vatican Council.

Keywords: Yves Congar; Theological method; Thomas Aquinas; Johann Adam Möhler; Ecumenism; Vatican II

Chapter.  16822 words. 

Subjects: Christian Theology

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